Duke bedeviled Miami with diverse line up change

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By Ken Cross The Miami Hurricanes had put together possibly their best half of the season Saturday night at Duke as they totally dominated the Blue Devils in taking a 36-25 lead to halftime.  The Hurricanes had held Duke to 28.6 percent, 8-for-28 from the floor, and had a balanced scoring attack from their starting five as Davon Reed led …

Turgeon’s Terps Refuse to rebuild

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By Aaron Ettinger Rebuild-to build (something) again after it has been damaged or destroyed. This term is one of the most feared words for coaches in any sport. Coaches never want to accept that seemingly inevitable situation, always hoping they have recruited well enough to avoid regressing in the win-loss column. Following the graduation of four starters, it truly seemed …

Off the Dribble: Piling up points in Raleigh

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By Ken Cross Coming into Saturday’s 93-88 Wake Forest win over North Carolina State in Raleigh, it stood to reason that the scoreboard might look like a pin ball machine as these two defenses had struggled all season.  To highlight, Wake Forest is last in the ACC in field goal percentage defense (44.5) and then 13th in points allowed (74.9 …

Arizona passes character check after late Trojan uprising

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By Manny Nunez Embed from Getty Images It was four overtimes ago when USC and Arizona met at the Galen Center in what was an absolute thriller. Just their third game into the season, both came into that game with different storylines. USC already boasted a strong record and was looking to become an impact in the Pac-12, while Arizona …

Marching to Madness Episode 52: The Return

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The Marching to Madness podcast has finally returned after a hiatus! Hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross return to the airwaves with a discussion on the current landscape in each of the power conferences. It’s an exciting new episode of Marching to Madness! As always, subscribe to the Marching to Madness podcast on iTunes.